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OSU Master Food Preservers: 2019 Volunteer Training Course

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm



Embark on an eight-class learning adventure in food preservation taught by certified Master Food Preservers. Learn to prepare garden produce for preserving, the ins-and-outs of food preservation equipment, and food and kitchen safety.

How do you water-bath and pressure-can safely and efficiently? Want to prepare fruits vegetables, herbs, and snacks in a dehydrator; make scrumptious jerky and sausage; harness fermentation’s natural process to create sauerkraut and crock-pickle vegetables? Join the 2019 Jackson County Master food Preservers for in-depth training and certification!

For more information contact Caryn Wheeler at or call 541-776-7371. For an application, visit  Applicants will be interviewed.

Thursday classes are April 4 through May 23, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. $150 + $50 for class manual. 70 volunteer educational service hours required. Classes are held at the OSU Extension Auditorium, 569 Hanley Rd in Central Point.
Application deadline is March 20; to apply, go to Applicants will be interviewed.


April 4
9:00 am - 4:30 pm


OSU Extension Auditorium
569 Hanley Rd
Central Point, OR
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